Top 5 travel apps for European Vacation this Summer of 2018

Europe is the hot new summer destination for Indian travellers and we bring to you our choice of top five travel apps that you must have in your smartphones to make travel more comfortable and tech-savvy. Also you will receive some of the best deals available in local restaurants, flights, trains etc on these apps. All the apps I have for you are available in both Google Playstore for Android and in iOS and are also free. So start installing!

Let’s plan that European vacation this Summer with a handy smartphone; shall we?

1. Food – The Fork ( A TripAdvisor company)

The Fork, a TripAdvisor Company
The Fork, a TripAdvisor Company

This restaurant app is great for France, Spain, Belgium, Portugal, Sweden, Switzerland and Italy. Book your table and receive an immediate confirmation of your booking and they also offer some excellent discounts. You can read the reviews, check out the photos, menu and it also has a map to lead you to your destination. So it’s Europe’s version of our very own Zomato minus delivery.

2.Currency- XE Currency

Well I love to shop but the Math is boggling…calculating those Euros and British pound to INR before making any purchase is so very exhausting. So well let XE Currency Converter do that for you. Downlaod the app and make life simpler while ordering food or shopping.

3.Travel- GoEuro

GoEuro App
GoEuro App

While I am a personal fan of Skyscanner for best flight deals but in Europe trains, taxis and buses are frequent modes of travel between countries and GoEuro offers all these in one app. Do check out all different modes and specially the Euro rail before transiting across countries.

4.Language- Google Translator

It supports visual translation. Point your smartphone camera at some text and its  English translation appears on-screen. Visual translation currently supports French, Italian and German. Android phones are supported by offline translation.

5.Stay- Airbnb

Airbnb, Europe
Airbnb, Europe

Undisputedly the best for stay options from chic city apartments to cheaper studio apartments- you will get it all in one travel app and it works well across Europe. Do read up our exciting new blog on a Greece trip from India.



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